Royal Oak Tribune : 2020-11-05

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LOCAL NEWS | | 11 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2020 THE OAKLAND PRESS+ROYAL OAK TRIBUNE A 2020 Election #Michiganvo­te CITY OF AUBURN HILLS, VILLAGE OF BEVERLY HILLS, VILLAGE OF BINGHAM FARMS, CITY OF BIRMINGHAM, CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BLOOMFIELD, CITY OF BLOOMFIELD HILLS, CITY OF FARMINGTON, CITY OF FARMINGTON HILLS, VILLAGE OF FRANKLIN, CITY OF KEEGO HARBOR, CITY OF LATHRUP VILLAGE, CITY OF ORCHARD LAKE VILLAGE, CITY OF SOUTHFIELD, CITY OF TROY, CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF WEST BLOOMFIELD COUNTY OF OAKLAND NOTICE OF HEARING RE: PETITIONS TO LOCATE, ESTABLISH AND CONSTRUCT AN INTRA-COUNTY DRAIN PROJECT IN THE CITY OF AUBURN HILLS, VILLAGE OF BEVERLY HILLS, VILLAGE OF BINGHAM FARMS, CITY OF BIRMINGHAM, CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BLOOMFIELD, CITY OF BLOOMFIELD HILLS, CITY OF FARMINGTON, CITY OF FARMINGTON HILLS, VILLAGE OF FRANKLIN, CITY OF KEEGO HARBOR, CITY OF LATHRUP VILLAGE, CITY OF ORCHARD LAKE VILLAGE, CITY OF SOUTHFIELD, CITY OF TROY, CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF WEST BLOOMFIELD, OAKLAND COUNTY, MICHIGAN. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 20 of Act No. 40 of the Public Acts of 1956, as amended, petitions were filed with the Water Resources Commission­er of Oakland County, Michigan, petitionin­g for the location, establishm­ent and constructi­on of an intra-county drain project consisting of the existing Evergreen-Farmington Sewage Disposal System and all improvemen­ts necessary to bring the Evergreen-Farmington Sewage Disposal System into compliance with Administra­tive Consent Order 04995 entered by the State of Michigan Department of the Environmen­t, Great Lakes, and Energy on August 14, 2019, that serve property located within the City of Auburn Hills, the Village of Beverly Hills, the Village of Bingham Farms, the City of Birmingham, the Charter Township of Bloomfield, the City of Bloomfield Hills, the City of Farmington, the City of Farmington Hills, the Village of Franklin, the City of Keego Harbor, the City of Lathrup Village, the City of Orchard Lake Village, the City of Southfield, the City of Troy and the Charter Township of West Bloomfield. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that the Drainage Board for the drain project has considered the petitions and has made a tentative determinat­ion that the petitions are sufficient and that the drain project is practical; has given the name “EVERGREEN-FARMINGTON SANITARY DRAIN” as the name of the drain project and the name “EVERGREENF­ARMINGTON SANITARY DRAIN DRAINAGE DISTRICT” as the name of the drainage district therefor; and has made a tentative determinat­ion that the following public corporatio­ns should be assessed for the cost of the drain project, to wit: City of Auburn Hills Village of Beverly Hills Village of Bingham Farms City of Birmingham Charter Township of Bloomfield City of Bloomfield Hills City of Farmington City of Farmington Hills Village of Franklin City of Keego Harbor City of Lathrup Village City of Orchard Lake Village City of Southfield City of Troy Charter Township of West Bloomfield NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that the Drainage Board will meet on the 17th day of November, 2020, at 2:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time, for the purpose of hearing any objections to the drain project, to the petitions therefor, and to the matter of assessing the cost thereof to the public corporatio­ns above named. This Board meeting is being conducted electronic­ally via GoToMeetin­g, in accordance with the provisions of the Open Meetings Act, PA 267 of 1976, as amended. Those that wish to participat­e remotely may do so by utilizing the following link https://global.gotomeetin­g.com/join/261429821 or by dialing 1 (312) 757-3121, access code 261-429-821. This notice is given to and for the benefit of the said public corporatio­ns and all taxpayers thereof. At the hearing any of said public corporatio­ns or any taxpayer thereof will be entitled to be heard. During the meeting, there will be an agenda item for public comment, during which the public may provide input or ask questions of the Board. In the event a member of the public would like to submit their input or questions to be read at the meeting by the Board Chairperso­n, please provide the input or questions in writing to Megan Koss at kossm@oakgov.com. Further, persons with disabiliti­es that need assistance participat­ing in the meeting should contact Megan Koss at kossm@oakgov.com no later than 24 hours before the meeting. NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that after such hearing the Drainage Board shall make a determinat­ion as to the sufficienc­y of the petitions, the practicabi­lity of the drain project, whether the drain project should be constructe­d, and if so, the public corporatio­ns to be assessed and shall issue an order known as the Final Order of Determinat­ion. Section 483 of Act No. 40 of the Public Acts of 1956, as amended, provides that the Final Order of Determinat­ion shall not be subject to attack in any court, except by proceeding­s in certiorari brought within 20 days after the order is filed in the Office of the Oakland County Water Resources Commission­er, the Chairperso­n of the Drainage Board for the Evergreen-Farmington Sanitary Drain, and that if no such proceeding shall be brought within said 20 day period the drain project shall not thereafter be questioned in any suit at law or in equity, either on jurisdicti­onal or non-jurisdicti­onal grounds. This notice is given by order of the Drainage Board for the Evergreen-Farmington Sanitary Drain. ______________________________ Jim Nash Chairperso­n of the Drainage Board for the Evergreen-Farmington Sanitary Drain; Oakland County Water Resources Commission­er Dated: October 22, 2020 PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­r.com +1 604 278 4604 ORIGINAL COPY . 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